September 1, 2020
By Lara Pes We are all materialists. Whether we are choosing or using clothing or food containers, building blocks or paving, at every moment a wide range of materials are an integral part of our lives. Technology has allowed creation of sophisticated materials with specific characteristics, with improvements usually driven by a desire for. Read more…
March 28, 2016
By Pamela Berns Imagine waking totally refreshed from a good night’s sleep to a morning light that invigorates you enough to skip your daily caffeine jolt, walking the kids to a school where the air and light quality actually enhance their learning and health, and then heading to a workplace that inspires creativity and collaboration,. Read more…
January 13, 2010
A Pecha Kucha-style presentation of a favorite technology/material/method of the moment by green building pro’s, with Amelia Amon
, Alt. Technica; Anthony Bower
, Gensler; Peter Carey
, Streamline Material Resourcing; Ryan Clarke
; Maia Gilman
April 23, 2008
10 local green building experts presenting his/her favorite green material or technology.
July 19, 2006
First of two presentations on green interiors. Speakers: David Bergman
and Jesse Johnson
April 19, 2006
of Rainforest Relief and Bart Bettencourt
of Bettencourt Green Building Supplies team up for a lecture on responsible wood alternatives.
June 30, 2004
A screening of the award-winning documentary on PVC, “Blue Vinyl”, followed by Q/A with director Judith Helfand.
February 20, 2004
With Cameron Lory, a green building specialist at Inform.
January 21, 2004
With Tim Keating of Rainforest Relief and Stubby Warmbold of CitiLog.
January 15, 2003
Bina Venkataraman of Rainforest Alliance presented RA’s SmartWood program.